Myrtle Beach is the center of an area called The Grand Strand that includes the towns or cities of Little River, Longs, Loris, North Myrtle Beach, Conway, Carolina Forest, Myrtle Beach, Surfside Beach, Garden City, Murrells Inlet, Litchfield, Pawley's Island. Many also consider the southeast coastal area of North Carolina, which includes Calabash, Carolina Shores, Sunset Beach, Ocean Isle Beach, Holden Beach to be part of The Grand Strand.
The approximate population of Myrtle Beach is 32,000 with 30,000 of them living here as residents. It is the most well known city within the Grand Strand and has been a vacation destination since the late 1800s. During the 1900s people began to call Myrtle Beach, South Carolina home.
The beach, golf courses, shopping, entertainment, and special events have made Myrtle Beach a favorite for millions of people. Those in the know bought real estate and continue to do so because no matter what the market is doing they realize that there is only one Ocean on the east coast and prices for Myrtle Beach real estate are lower than comparable properties elsewhere.
Flights are available to most major cities from Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR). For real-time flight information visit their official web site: FlyMyrtleBeach.com
Close to the airport is The Market Common (live/work) concept which is a town within a town. Some of the top stores and restaurants that are famous nationwide have made Market Common Myrtle Beach their newest location.
Myrtle Beach and the surrounding areas offer different types of fishing (surf, pier, deep sea, etc.), tennis courts fit for the pros, miniature golf courses that can challenge the best golfer, entertainment complexes like the Imax Discovery Theater and the Aquarium.
The Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Boardwalk and Promenade is located at the south end of Myrtle Beach from the 2nd Ave Pier to the 14th Ave Pier. The 1.2 mile Boardwalk with the Promenade area that contains cafes, arcades, amusements and more making it one of the places to visit in Myrtle Beach.
Think about a semi-tropical region that is perfect for those who do not want to freeze in the winter or have hot weather all year. That would explain why so many have moved from the northern States and Florida to the Myrtle Beach area. Mild, barely noticeable Winters, months of Fall and Spring weather are little known facts that some have discovered and now you too know the secret.
Throughout the Myrtle Beach and The Grand Strand we have oceanfront homes for sale that range from the typical beach house to the luxury homes with every amenity. If you want to live near the ocean but inland Myrtle Beach real estate stretches westward about forty miles. There is even acreage available and some horse farms west of Conway.
Search this site to find listings of beach homes for sale, vacation homes for sale, and homes for sale that you want for your permanent residence. In your search you can enter the number of bedrooms, bathrooms, and other specifics you want your home to include. When you enter a price range keep in mind this is a "Buyer's Market" so enter a maximum higher than the actual amount you are willing to spend.
Today there are many existing homes for sale and with the help of your own real estate agent, who is acting in your best interest, you can find your perfect property for the best contract price.
Single family homes, multi-family homes, condos, townhouses, duplex homes, and residential land or lots are all available to meet your real estate wish list in Myrtle Beach and the surrounding Grand Strand areas.
Brand new standing inventory homes seem to have the highest activity because they are sometimes a better value then even a low priced foreclosure.
The number of homes, condos, and townhouses for sale in this area has decreased. Only residential lots / land showed an increase in availability during the past few years.
The luxury of Island Vista ocean front condos located on Ocean Blvd. near 60th Ave. N., in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina which is a perfect less congested residential area of the beach.
Enclosed parking decks and corridors with oceanfront one, two, three and four bedroom condo suites are available. Full kitchen and baths with granite countertops and tile floors. Rooms are large and some one bedroom units include a beautiful Murphy Bed wall cabinet in the dining area. Each condo has a washer and dryer plus the added benefit of high speed internet access.
Island Vista provides an oceanfront restaurant, fitness center, indoor / outdoor pool, rock walls, hot tub spas, and a lazy river.
Prime location and amenities with some of the highest rental income on the Grand Strand make Island Vista a favorite.
SANDY KELLER LOVELACE Realtor
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